'''RatDog''' (sometimes known as '''The Ratdog Revue''', '''Bob Weir & RatDog''' or '''Ratdog''') is an United States|American
rock band. The group began as a side project for Grateful Dead
rhythm guitarist Bob Weir
and bassist Rob Wasserman
After the Grateful Dead
disbanded in December 1995 following the death of Jerry Garcia
on August 9 of that year, RatDog became Bob Weir's primary band.
[ The band performed until July 2014. They performed Grateful Dead tunes primarily with a mixture of covers (including Bob Dylan and Chuck Berry songs), along with some originals.] [ RatDog's repertoire consisted of more than 150 songs. ]